Oct 09, 2019


  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Sturtevant, WI, US

Job Description

Requisition ID 9848
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Supply Chain 
Recruiter LI - AD1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.About the role

At our Jackson, WI facility we create dry beverage products that delight our customers.  We are located a commutable 20 minutes north of the Milwaukee metro area. We work hard, play hard, and give back to the community we work in through our Kerry employee engagement program.

Key responsibilities


As an Planner/Scheduler, you will be part of our Supply Chain team.  If you’re looking to build a career in Supply Chain with a team you can have some fun with, we might be the team for you.  As an Planner/Scheduler, you will:


  • Develop safety stock, minimum order quantities, optimal quantities for Intermediates, Finished Goods, and Raw Materials.
  • Identify requirements for order fulfilment, safety stock requirements and new product introductions. 
  • Plan for utilizing rework inventory during production runs.
  • Lead weekly scheduling review with production, maintenance and quality groups.
  • Communicate material transfer requests to/from the warehouse. 
  • Ensure aged, slow moving, and obsolete inventory action items are addressed timely.


Qualifications and skills

:  To get the most of this role at Kerry you’ll need to come with knowledge in planning/scheduling ability to influence up, and we’d prefer if you had supply chain experience.  You’ll also meet these minimum requirements:


  • Bachelor’s Degree is required. APICS Certification preferred though not required.
  • 2-3 years of experience in manufacturing and distribution environment preferred. 
  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite. (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access)





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Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

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